Drunken Cop Arrested For Misdemeanour

A GRP constable was arrested for assaulting his colleagues and misbehaving with passengers at the city railway station.

Published: 21st July 2015 08:27 AM  |   Last Updated: 21st July 2015 08:27 AM   |  A+A-

BHUBANESWAR: A constable of Government Railway Police (GRP) was arrested for assaulting his colleagues and misbehaving with passengers under the influence of alcohol at the city railway station on Sunday night.

Constable Sadashiv Mohapatra assaulted officials and staff who were on duty at the GRP police station before he was overpowered. While he was being taken for medical examination, the errant cop abused doctors and manhandled paramedical staff.

Mohapatra is addicted to alcohol and has a habit of abusing policemen in inebriated state. He was let off with warnings on earlier occasions, GRP IIC Soubhagya Swain said.

Bhubaneswar GRP registered a case in this connection and produced Mohapatra in a court which remanded him to judicial custody.

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